Solved Windows 8 Hard drive power Tags: Power Windows 8 Hard Drives Storage Last response: March 16, 2013 1:49 AM in Storage Share Guest103 March 16, 2013 1:29:23 AM I have two hard disks on my pc (1 x 160GB and 1 x 500GB) windows 8 is installed on the 500GB drive and occasionally when im not using it the other hard drive powers off(it turns back on if i access a partition on it) Is this a windows 8 feature or a problem? More about : windows hard drive power Best solution bryonhowley a b * Windows 8 a b G Storage March 16, 2013 1:39:14 AM It is part of the power management in Vista Windows 7 and Windows 8. Share Guest103 March 16, 2013 1:49:37 AM bryonhowley said:It is part of the power management in Vista Windows 7 and Windows 8. thanks. i have win7 but didn't experience this b4 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedTried installing Windows 8 on a Windows XP hard drive, computer won't boot BIOS now Forum SolvedPLEASE HELP Install Windows 8.1 on External Hard Drive Forum SolvedUpgrade multiple hard-drive setup to Windows 8.1 Forum SolvedCan I install Windows 8 onto an external hard drive? Forum SolvedReinstalling Windows 8 to a new hard drive Forum SolvedReinstall Windows 8 on a New Hard Drive Forum Solvedbroken hard drive on laptop do i need to buy another windows 8. Forum Solvedhow do I install windows 8 on the slave hard drive Forum SolvedInstalling Windows 8 on a Hard Drive from a Dell Forum SolvedSwitched motherboards and graphics card, kept hard drive, but windows 8 won't boot up Forum SolvedHard drive with original Windows 8 died. how to do a fresh install on new hard drive? Forum SolvedWheres my second hard drive? Windows 8.1 Forum SolvedCan I install Windows 8.1 to a clean hard drive (no OS)? Forum SolvedBest software for daily backup onto 4tb ext hard drive Windows8.1 Forum Solvedwhich portable hard drive to use with Windows 8.1 Forum SolvedNew hard drive - Windows 8 to windows 7 issues? Forum SolvedHow to comletely wipe a hard drive in Windows 8/8.1 Forum SolvedAm I able to upgrade to windows 8 without my hard drive currupting? Forum SolvedHow to erase windows 8 and everything else on a hard drive. Forum SolvedIs it possible to boot and run Windows 7 on my HP 110 Deskdop from an external hard drive and bypass the Windows 8 OS? Am pr Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !